Roman Amphorae: a digital resource

University of Southampton, 2005 (updated 2014)

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Agora G199



Rim type - Everted
The rim becomes gently wider towards the top.
Shoulder type - Carinated
The shoulder displays distinct carination - a ridge where the shoulder meets the body of the amphora.
Handles in profile - Short vertical
These handles travel upwards vertically from the shoulder, but only a short distance before turning inwards to the neck.
Handles in section - Grooved
The handle has one or more grooves distorting its shape in section.
Neck type - Cylindrical
The neck is cylinder-shaped.
Body type - Cylindrical
The body of the amphora is cylinder-shaped, displaying little curvature.
Base type - Knobbed
There is small knob at the base of the amphora.
Capacity (average)
15-20 litres
Height
65.00cm - 75.00cm
Width
0.00cm
Rim diameter
0.00cm
Fabric
Agora G199 fabric